On April 7, 1521 Ferdinand Magellan landed in Cebu. He was welcomed by Rajah Humabon, who, together with his wife and about 800 natives, were baptized by the Spaniards on April 14, 1521 and are considered to be the first Filipino Catholics.
Catholic shrines & places of interest in Cebu:
Minor Basilica of Santo Nino de Cebu
Shrine of Saint Pedro Calungsod